Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram has laid the foundation
stone of the composite structure for the Counter Hijacking
Unit of the elite National Security Guard at Samalkha
Camp in New Delhi. The Ministry of Home Affairs has sanctioned
47.42 crore for the composite structure as a part of the modernisation
and development project of NSG. The composite structure
will have an area of 15,502 sq. metres and will have a four-storey
structure. It will have provisions for living accommodation for 540
commandos as well as administrative block, training hall, classrooms,
and other operational and training infrastructure.
The construction work is scheduled to be completed within 18
months from the date of start.